New direct railway line between Piraeus and airport to start operation Feb.1

A direct railway line that will link Piraeus port with Athens International Airport will be launched on February 1, TrainOSE announced on Wednesday.

The distance will be covered in one hour and three minutes on the suburban railway line (proastiakos), and there will be hourly runs.

Ticket fares will not change, TrainOSE said, and passengers will not have to switch lines in Athens.